Norfolk, VA (April 22, 2013) - Mike Aiken releases his new CD, CAPTAINS & COWBOYS (Northwind Records), on Earth Day in honor of his ongoing commitment to the global environment, the CD's content and the "Coal Train"concept video. The disc is available today at retail outlets nationwide including Best Buy, Birdland Records and more and online at popular e-tailers iTunes, CDBaby, Rhapsody, Spotify, MySpace, Amazon mp3, etc. Produced by Dan Baird (Georgia Satellites) and Ben Strano (Jack Sundrud/Poco), CAPTAINS & COWBOYS is Mike's sixth studio album.
To celebrate the release, Aiken will appear live on air during Paul Shugrue's Out Of The Box show on 89.5 FM Norfolk. In addition to performing songs from his new CD, Aiken will assist with the station's pledge drive for NPR, taking calls and rallying donors. The show runs from 7-9 p.m. EDT, and fans can listen to the stream live on WHRV.org.